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5 myths about asparagus busted

By Matthew Thompson, March 7, 2012 - 11:14am

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Matthew asks: What’s your favorite way to eat asparagus?

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Thanks but this isn't really news is it. As for the smell of the urine I've heard that before and it is now known that some people can smell it ( think it is 40% of people can) as its genetically inherited at least that is the new "scoop".

Anonymous

08/04/2016 - 10:02am

seasoned with salt and pepper, coated with olive oil and bake

Anonymous

03/31/2016 - 2:13pm

Wrap asparagus in prosciutto or serrano ham. Lay it side-by-side in a baking dish. Scatter halved cherry tomatoes over the asparagus. Drizzle with extra virgin olive oil and a sprinkle of sea salt and bake 8-12 minutes at 180c / 350f (depending how done you like your asparagus) Enjoy!

Anonymous

03/16/2015 - 7:01pm

Baked in the oven with olive oil and sea salt

Anonymous

03/16/2015 - 4:43pm

Coat with a little oil, sprinkle with finely grated parmesan cheese and grill 4-5 minutes, turning often.

Anonymous

03/16/2015 - 11:26am

I love grilled asparagus, but when I steam it, I do so for only 1 minute rather than "four".

Anonymous

06/19/2014 - 12:27pm

I started eating raw after rinsing under cool water being a truck driver easily consumed

Anonymous

04/24/2014 - 8:23pm

My favorite way to eat asparagus is to steam it or bake it. If I steam it, I put lemon or lime juice on the asparagus afterwards along with black pepper and red pepper flakes. If I bake it, I do the same as steam, but I do it before I put into oven.

Anonymous

03/28/2014 - 9:26pm

Grilled

Anonymous

03/07/2014 - 9:46pm

Sautéed in butter, lemon slice and fresh rosemary...then...shaved Parmesan on top.

Anonymous

03/07/2014 - 5:40pm

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